1769 November 2 (Thursday). Rode to Southborough to Capt. Wards etc. Dined at Mr. Stones. Preached his Lecture on Dan. 5.25, “and this was the Writing” etc. O that it might be properly improved by every Hearer! Returned home at Evening. Several young women came to help Sarah in Quilting, viz. Sarah Spring, Hitty Forbes, and two of Mr. Ebenezer Millers Daughters. Also Nanny Brigham’s here.